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Meaning of HOGWASH

Pronunciation:  'hog`wâsh

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  unacceptable behavior (especially ludicrously false statements); "I put up with a lot of bullshit from that jerk"; "what he said was mostly bull"

HOGWASH is a 7 letter word that starts with H.


 Synonyms: bull, bullshit, buncombe, bunk, bunkum, crap, dogshit, guff, horseshit, Irish bull, rot, shit
 See Also: drivel



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Hog"wash`\, n.
Swill. --Arbuthnot.

Thesaurus Terms
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